- By Author STEPHEN LASKEVITCH
- 416 PAGES
Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of image creation and enhancement with our guide, "Adobe Photoshop: A Complete Course and Compendium of Features." Whether you're refining a photograph, crafting designs for social media, or weaving together images into captivating compositions, Photoshop stands as the ultimate tool, and this book is your comprehensive resource. The second edition, fully revised and updated, covers the latest features of Photoshop to ensure you stay at the forefront of digital imaging. In the initial segment, immerse yourself in a complete course featuring a new set of projects and lessons curated by Adobe Certified Instructor Steve Laskevitch. These lessons equip you with the essential skills to use Photoshop effectively and professionally. As you progress through numerous step-by-step lessons, you'll gain practical insights into Photoshop's robust feature set and learn best practices for seamless workflows. Downloadable lesson documents and assets allow you to use your course creations as a foundation for your projects. The updated Compendium extends your knowledge further, serving as a comprehensive reference long after the course concludes. Divided into eight easily accessible sections, it delves into the "how" and "why" of Photoshop. Cross-referencing between the Course and Compendium ensures a cohesive learning experience, creating a harmonious synergy between the two parts. Master essential skills step by step, including:
- Setting up an optimal workspace
- Leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) features
- Navigating solutions when AI encounters challenges
- Mastery of selections and masks
- Working with design features and presets such as gradients, patterns, brushes, and text
- Seamlessly combining images
- Utilizing Smart Objects for powerful workflows
- Becoming more efficient with actions and scripts
- And much more!
Acquire the skills and knowledge to elevate your Photoshop expertise. This book is not just a guide; it's your key to mastering the art of digital image creation and manipulation.